Research

Current research topics of the Chairs of Entrepreneurial Finance:

  • Internationalization of Venture Capital and Start-up Ecosystems
  • Investment Management in Foundations and Endowments 
  • Foundation-owned-firms
  • Credit Facilities in Private Equity Funds
  • Identification of Major Drivers in Private Equity Performance
  • Risk and Return Patterns in Venture Capital
  • Financing Biotech Companies 
  • Private Equity Investment Style Drifts towards the Technology Sector 
  • Financing of usage-based / as-a-service Business Models

Further research topics can be found on the websites of the affiliated research institute, the Center for Entrepreneurial and Financial Studies (CEFS).